Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation on Behalf of the Native News Network, Miles Morrisseau

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Database ID31065
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 121 (Box 19)
Date of creationMay 11, 1993
Physical description/extent21 pages
Number of images22
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Miles Morrisseau on behalf of the Native News Network. Morrisseau discusses bias towards Aboriginal people in the mainstream Canadian media, the role of Aboriginal media in achieving self-determination, its role in healing Aboriginal communities, and his personal experiences as an Aboriginal journalist. Following the presentation Commissioners Chartrand and Erasmus discuss some of the issues raised with Morrisseau.
Other terms governing use and reproductionRoyal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions, 1992-1993. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Courtesy of the Privy Council Office, 2008.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan. Native Law Centre
Other notesVolume 1, Radisson Hotel, Ballroom West, London, Ontario; Tuesday, May 11, 1993. Pgs 25-45.
PlaceLondon, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesUpper Canada
Canada -- National
Cultural regionNortheast
Canada -- National
NamesChartrand, Paul, 1943-
Erasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Kewayosh, Lucille
Morrisseau, Miles
Native News Network
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Racism and stereotypes
Community Life
Indigenous Relations
Indigenous Peoples General
External representations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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